Monteggia Fracture/Dislocation Copy

. . Fracture of ulna shaft/ Dislocated radial head . The mechanism of injury is most often due to a fall with blunt trauma to forearm or placing the forearm in position of defense and being struck with a blunt object such as a club.


Illustration 70 Monteggia Fracture/Dislocation( commonly referred to as Billy Club Injury)

One of the most common challenges you will encounter in your practice is the wrist injury.

Over the next series of windows I will present examples, one-liners, PEARLS and clinical hints regarding the wrist injury.

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